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Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog - Configuration & Maintenance

( Duration: 3 Days )

In Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog - Configuration & Maintenance training course, attendees will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to install, configure, and maintain an Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC) environment. Using the Catalog Administrator, learn to manage and monitor resources, schedules, attributes, and connections for initial implementation and ongoing system maintenance.

By attending Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog - Configuration & Maintenance workshop, attendees will learn to:

  • List the steps to install and configure EDC considering the sizing requirements
  • Scan resources to obtain datasets
  • Enable profiling in resources
  • Manage resources, schedules, attributes, synonyms and connections
  • Configure reusable settings
  • Manage data domains and composite data domains
  • Monitor and troubleshoot EDC
  • Create custom models and custom resource types

The Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog - Configuration & Maintenance class is ideal for:

  • Administrators
  • Architects
  • Developers

COURSE AGENDA

1

Enterprise Data Catalog-Overview

  • Major Business Challenges
  • EDC as a Solution
  • Key capabilities of EDC
  • Metadata and Metadata Management
  • EDC architecture
  • EDC features
  • EDC concepts
  • Catalog administration tasks
  • Catalog Administrator workspaces
2

EDC Pre-Installation

  • Installation overview
  • Installation Phases
  • Perform Pre-installation steps
  • Deployment Methods
3

EDC Installation

  • Pre-installation checklist
  • Installation Files
  • Installation modes
  • EDC Installation
  • Installation in Silent Mode
  • Post-installation phases
  • Uninstallation steps
4

Resource Creation

  • Overview of resources and scanners
  • Creation of Users
  • Create and scan resources:
    • Oracle
    • PowerCenter
    • Hive
    • Business Glossary
    • Axon
    • Informatica Platform
  • Supported File System and File Formats
5

Security

  • Resource Security
  • Users and Groups Permissions
6

Resource Management

  • Connections Management
  • Connection types
  • Profile Configuration Management
  • Metadata and Data Profile Filters
  • Unique Key Inference
  • Business Term Propagation
  • Reusable Data Integration Service (DIS) configuration
  • Schedule Management
7

Data Domains

  • Data Domain Discovery
  • Data Domain Discovery Types
  • Supported Resource Types for Data Discovery
  • Data Domains and Data Domain groups
  • Data Domain Curation
  • Data Domain Inference
  • Data Domain Propagation
  • Composite Data Domains
  • Smart Domains
  • Data Similarity
8

Attribute Management and Synonyms

  • System and Custom attributes
  • Attribute properties
  • Edit system attributes
  • Create and use custom attributes
  • Synonym definition files
  • Upload the synonym definition file in Catalog Administrator
9

Custom Models and Resources

  • Types of metadata models
  • Custom scanner framework
  • Custom metadata integration
  • Create and manage custom model
  • Create the custom resource type
  • Create the custom resource
  • Custom Scanners
  • Extracting metadata from custom scanners
  • Metadata Ingestion
10

Monitoring and Troubleshooting EDC

  • Monitor resources and tasks
  • Manage tasks
  • Apply filters to monitor tasks
  • Troubleshoot errors in EDC
11

REST APIs

  • REST API Overview
  • Concepts Exposed by REST API
  • HTTP Methods
  • Cataloging with REST APIs
  • Lineage Filter APIs
  • Resource Execution API
  • Resource Information API
  • Model Modification API
12

Performance Tuning

  • Performance tuning stages and parameters
  • EDC sizing recommendations
  • Tuning performance based on the size of the data
  • Tuning performance for similarity
  • Tuning profile warehouse
  • Data integration service system requirements for profiling
  • Tuning for profiling performance
  • Data integration service parameters
  • Profile configuration in data integration service
  • Data integration service profiling properties

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